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We booked for the Flannans and Northern Hebridean Explorer this July having been to Scotland nor out on a small ship. Not quite sure how we would get on. All I can say is that if there had been any chance of going straight out...More
The Focus on St Kilda is the most amazing experience and was worth every penny of the cost. The boat takes a maximum of 12 which means that there is masses of space for everyone on the two decks. This charming former Norwegian rescue boat...More
Date of experience: June 2018
Michelle B, Front Office Manager at Northern Light Cruising Company, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018
Many thanks for your review. We're delighted that you had such a great time on your cruise with us, and we hope to welcome you back aboard in the future!
Just returned from a 7 night trip of a lifetime aboard the Hjalmar Bjorge, "Focus on St KIlda". The boat is comfortable, the food great and the crew wonderful. We were lucky enough to have fabulous weather and enjoyed 2 nights in Village Bay on...More
My 2nd voyage on the Hjalmar Bjorge, this time exploring the lochs of the west coast and mooring in places inaccessible by road where as a background we had a series of 4000' mountains coloured from deep purple through mauve to lightening shades of grey....More
This was my sixth cruise with Northern Lights aboard Hjalmar Bjorge and as always, it was a fantastic experience. We had ten days of super weather and skipper Mark's knowledge of the Hebrides allowed us to take advantage of every opportunity and we visited not...More
21-31 May 2016 - the voyage of a lifetime
My expectations were high but they were exceeded ten-fold. There was no other company offering an explore of the deserted white-sand islands of the Outer Hebrides in a small boat which could use its dinghy to...More
A six-day trip to St Kilda from Oban on a 23 metre vessel with 10 others - 4 couples, 3 singles - returning via Taransay, Canna and Rum. With a crew of 3, the atmosphere was informal and relaxed, the food excellent and the trips...More